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Above Knee Amputee Rides a Bicycle

How an Above Knee Amputee Rides a Bicycle

How an Above Knee Amputee Rides a Bicycle

Learning to ride on two wheels with one leg was as easy as simply trying it. One day during the summer after my amputation, there was a ten speed bike sitting outside the house,… View

Amputee Pain Specialist Dr. Don Nixdorf

A refreshingly concise new medical website,  Dr Don Nixdorf has been created featuring the Empowered Health Video Series, by Dr. Don Nixdorf, a well known health professional, radio talk-show host, and keynote speaker, who… View

The Challenges and Rewards of Amputee Skiing

I began amputee skiing as a direct result of my swimming achievements. I was asked one time if I was interested in trying what was then referred to as “Track Three Skiing” for amputees, consisting of one ski, and two… View

Being an Amputee Musician is Possible!

Being an above knee amputee did not affect my ability to play guitar. It didn’t matter because I couldn’t play guitar worth shit at the time. What I could do was strum and sing. So that’s what I did. By… View